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Windows 7: Cannot Update Windows Ultimate 7

30 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Cannot Update Windows Ultimate 7

I am trying to update my windows but it keeps saying "cannot currently check for updates - please reboot" which I have done but still nothing!!!

I have done the troubleshooter and says fixed but still nothing!

Sorry to ask such a simple thing but I am not that computer literate!!

Thank you for your help in advance!
Hywel

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30 Jun 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Have you seen this thread and tried the various suggested fixes?

Windows Update cannot currently check for updates, because the service - Microsoft Answers
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30 Jun 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Thank you

Will try that now!

Cheers
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30 Jun 2012   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Followed the link twice but no joy

Sorry mate followed the link twice but no joy!!

Any other suggestions??

Cheers
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01 Jul 2012   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

When did this start? How long has this been going on? What have you recently installed/removed (software, hardware, etc)? When was the last time you did a virus/malware scan? Please post a screenshot of the actual error message.
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01 Jul 2012   #6
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Hywel, and welcome to Seven Forums.

In addition, you might see if using OPTION TWO in the tutorial below may be able to help.

Windows Update - Reset

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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01 Jul 2012   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Thank you

Thank you to both of you for helping me!
Brink that has seemed to have done the trick!
Much appreciated
Thank you for your help and time!
Kind regards
stretchmaster
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01 Jul 2012   #8
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome. I'm glad that we were able to help.
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